Tag: Charlie Strong

The persistent visionary

It might be fair to say USF’s offense wasn’t persistent enough when it had the football last season.  After all, the Bulls finished seventh in the 12-team AAC and 69th in the 130-team FBS in total offense. Fortunately, USF’s new offensive coordinator has been persistent his entire career. Meet Kerwin […]

OPINION: Takeaways from USF’s spring game

Senior quarterback Blake Barnett throws a pass during the USF spring game at Corbett Stadium on Saturday. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB USF football held its annual spring game at Corbett Stadium on Saturday. Divided into offense vs. defense for the second straight year, the white team (offense) defeated the green team (defense) […]

Valdes-Scantling criticizes Strong’s post-game comments

Former USF wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling responded to coach Charlie Strong’s post-game press conference following USF’s 38-10 loss to UCF. ORACLE FILE PHOTO There were several fans who voiced their disdain for the USF coaching decisions in the Bulls’ 38-10 loss to No. 9 UCF on Friday. Coach Charlie Strong’s post-game […]

Freshmen taking reins for the Bulls

Redshirt freshman Nick Roberts had USF’s second-most tackles (10) and a 61-yard interception against UConn. He’s second on the team in total tackles with 46. ORACLE PHOTO/SAM NEWLON In college football, it’s widely known that freshmen players have to prove themselves to see the field on gameday. Because older players are […]

Illinois a “trap game” for Bulls after Georgia Tech win

Coach Charlie Strong and the Bulls beat Illinois last season 47-23, but view this weekend's game as a potential challenge. ORACLE PHOTO/SAM NEWLON After knocking off ACC-opponent Georgia Tech last Saturday, USF football will face another Power-Five team when it travels to Chicago’s Soldier Field to face the Big Ten’s Illinois […]